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In trying to help the mentally and physically handicapped at home from the standpoint of community care, there are certain social difficulties preventing us from doing so. Considering those factors, let us study the helping methods and the future problems. For the purpose of this study, we used a case of a regional group of handicapped people in Chita City, Aichi Prefecture. This project was begun in 1974. We tried to approach this group from the following three points: 1. To project new materials by which their potentiality is discovered and their growth is promoted. 2. To grasp their lives as a whole, and to seek clues regarding community care. 3. To promote participation in activities for the handicapped by the local citizens. Through these approaches, we reached the following conclusions: 1. New possibilities were discovered according to each person's ability, and remarkable changes in growth were recognized. 2. Unfortunately, we are unable to obtain the desired results, since our activities were hindered by the conservative family system. 3. Because the handicapped themselves, the residents, and the citizen volunteers, all participated in building their own center, we believe that a high level both in quality and quantity was established, with a high level of participation. Also, since the members had promoted the integration with the citizens, we believe that they themselves had greatly matured in regard to future programs. In conclusion, we believe that this type of project could and should be constantly (continually) promoted.